We start our new series with the story of a girl, a prince and the society that convinced them they liked each other. Digressions include camels, Beyoncé and the idiosyncrasies of British place names. We’re sorry to say that this episode has detailed descriptions of disordered eating.
- Andrew Morton’s “Diana: Her True Story in Her Own Words”
- Tina Brown’s “The Diana Chronicles”
- Hillary Mantel’s “Royal Bodies”
- Zoë Heller’s “Where Prince Charles Went Wrong” (Mike said it was Adam Gopnik on the show! That sucks and he’s sorry!)
Here’s Diana when she’s 7 or 8. She’s on the right.
Here’s the infamous picture outside the kindergarten. Those legs!
And here’s the clip we watched. We warned you it was awkward!